Anthony Young vs. Rogelio Casarez Headlines March 11 At The Claridge Hotel In
Anthony "Juice" Young will take on Rogelio Casarez in a
welterweight bout scheduled for 8-rounds that will headline
a big night of boxing on Saturday, March 11th at The
Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City.
This will be the 7th card promoted at the Claridge by Rising
Young of Atlantic City has a record of 15-2 with six
The 29 year-old Young turned professional in 2011, and won
his first ten bouts, which was highlighted by a win over
Jose Javier Calderon (4-1-1).
After suffering his 1st loss, Young has won five of his last
six, including four straight. In his last bout, Young won a
six-round unanimous decision over James Robinson on January
20th in Atlantic City.
This will be Young's 9th appearance in Atlantic City.
"I don't know too much about my opponent, but I will be
ready for him. I do know that he has a good record and is
moving up in weight,"said Young. "It's always good to fight
at home in Atlantic City. I get to sleep in my bed, and get
to fight in front of my hometown fans."
Casarez of Batesville, Arkansas has a record of 13-5 with 5
The 26 year-old is a five year-professional. On July 9,
2016, Casarez traveled all the way to Chengdu, China, and
won a 12-round unanimous decision and upset the previously
undefeated Ronnakit Boontree (8-0) to capture the NABF
Junior Lightweight title.
On October 29, he defended that title with 12-round
unanimous decision over Blake Franklin in Batesville,
"I watched some tape of Young, and he is fast and moves
well," said Casarez. "I know that I am stronger, and will
bring pressure to him. I feel confident after the win in
China. That fight gave me good experience and it taught me
that I just need to be in 100% condition to win fights, and
it really does not matter where I fight."
In the 6-round co-feature, Gabriel Pham (7-1, 3 KO's) of
Atlantic City will take on Edgar Perez (7-19, 3 KO's) of
Chicago in a super middleweight bout.
Also in 6-round bouts:
Yurik Mamedov (4-0, 2 KO's) of Brooklyn, NY will fight
Rafael Montalvo (3-5, 3 KO's) of St. Clair, PA in a
John Magda (11-1, 7 KO's) of Rutherford, NJ will take on
Wesley Maldonado (8-2, 7 KO's) of Arecibo, Puerto Rico in a
light heavyweight bout.
Dan Pasciolla (8-2) of Brick, NJ will take on LeMarcus
Tucker (4-1, 2 KO's) of Forrest City, Arkansas in a
In 4-round bouts:
Brendon Barrett (4-0-2, 4 KO's) of Little Egg Harbor, NJ
will take on Brian Donahue (3-13-3) in a heavyweight bout.
LeRoy Davila (5-0, 3 KO's) of New Brunswick, NJ will take on
an opponent to be named in a bantamweight bout.
Adrian Wilson (0-3) of Atlantic City will take on Harry
Tyrone Paige (0-3) of Little Rock Arkansas in a welterweight
Tomas Romain (1-1) of New York, New York will fight Sidell
Blocker (1-6-1) of Pleasantville, NJ in a lightweight fight.
There will be several amateur bouts that will precede the
professional bouts beginning at 6 PM ET.